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Unit 1: English in the News
Improve your English through the language of the news

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Session 8

ทายาทพระองค์ใหม่

ดยุกและดัชเชสแห่งเคมบริดจ์ ทรงประกาศข่าวดีเรื่องเจ้าหญิงเคททรงพระครรภ์ครั้งที่ 3 มาฟังชานกับแคลร์ คุยกันถึงข่าวนี้และฝึกการใช้คำศัพท์เกี่ยวกับการตั้งครรภ์

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have announced that they are having a third baby. Join Sian and Clare to find out more about this news story - and to learn words relating to pregnancy (Background image: Getty Images)

 

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ทายาทพระองค์ใหม่ New royal baby

ดยุกและดัชเชสแห่งเคมบริดจ์ ทรงประกาศข่าวดีเรื่องเจ้าหญิงเคททรงพระครรภ์ครั้งที่ 3
มาฟังชานกับแคลร์ คุยกันถึงข่าวนี้และฝึกการใช้คำศัพท์เกี่ยวกับการตั้งครรภ์

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have announced that they are having a third baby. Join Sian and Clare to find out more about this news story - and to learn vocabulary related to pregnancy

(Background image: Getty Images)

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The story

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are expecting their third child. The announcement came from Kensington Palace this morning. The Queen and both families are said to be delighted. But the Duchess is again suffering from severe morning sickness.

Key words and phrases 

morning sickness
feeling of wanting to vomit during pregnancy

expecting (adjective, informal)
pregnant

expect
think something will probably or certainly happen

due
expected to be born / required or expected to happen

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Session Vocabulary

  • expecting (adjective, informal)
    pregnant

    morning sickness
    feeling of wanting to vomit during pregnancy

    expect
    think something will probably or certainly happen

    due
    expected to be born / required or expected to happen